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NFL free agency news: Jets sign yet another backup for Sam Darnold

Sam Darnold has another backup. Former Broncos starter Trevor Siemian is signing...

Sources: ChiSox, Jimenez agree to record deal

Top outfield prospect Eloy Jimenez, who has yet to play a day in the major leagues, has agreed to a six-year, $43 million contract with the Chicago White Sox that includes two club options, sources familiar with the deal...

Reds’ first African-American player dies at 94

CINCINNATI -- The Cincinnati Reds' first African-American player has died at the age of 94.The team says Charles "Chuck" Harmon died Tuesday, nearly 65 years after he made his debut against the Braves in Milwaukee on April 17, 1954....

Braves’ pitching rotation murky as season nears

KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- When they started spring training, the Atlanta Braves had one opening in their pitching rotation. With a week to go before opening day, they may have three.The Braves are holding out some hope that Kevin Gausman...

Azarenka wins 1st match at new Miami Open site

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Victoria Azarenka won the first match on the stadium court at the new site of the Miami Open by beating Dominika Cibulkova 6-2, 3-6, 6-4.The unseeded Azarenka is a three-time Miami Open champion.After a one-day...

Harper ‘very happy’ to see Trout land payday

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- From 2,000 miles away in Florida, Mike Trout's huge payday did not go unnoticed by Bryce Harper as he continues to prepare for his 2019 season debut with the Philadelphia Phillies.Harper famously got in hot water...

Harper gets first spring training hit for Phillies

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Bryce Harper finally got his first spring training hit with the Philadelphia Phillies after an 0-for-9 start.The slugger lined a 97-mph fastball to center on a 2-1 pitch from Detroit Tigers right-hander Spencer Turnbull in the...